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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf Bans New Oil And Gas Leases

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf on Thursday signed an executive order reinstating a moratorium on new leases for oil and natural gas development in state parks and forests. The m...
Read by 31% of LPs May 09, 2014

Central Bucks Regional PD Seeks Pennsylvania-Native Investment Consultant

Each qualifying proposer must be a highly experienced Pennsylvania Act 205 Municipal Pension Investment Consulting Company. The firm must be registered under the Investment Advisors Act of 1940 and have five or more years of experience providing pension services to PA municipal government entities.
Read by 54% of LPs May 08, 2014

A (Blue)Tree Grows in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh tech companies have a new source of capital. The BlueTree Venture Fund has closed on $10.2 million toward a $30 million goal and can begin investing, Catherine Mott, a managing partner, confirmed Thursday.
Read by 60% of LPs April 16, 2014

Grant Oliphant appointed president of the Heinz Endowments

Oliphant succeeds Robert Vagt who retired. The national search was led by James Rohr, an endowments board member and executive chairman of PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (NYSE: PNC).
Read by 76% of LPs March 14, 2014

Philadelphia Archdiocese Freezes Educators' Pension Plan

The Philadelphia Catholic Archdiocese has frozen a defined-benefit pension plan for its 8,500 parochial school teachers and support staff. The move comes as the archdiocese wrestles with a $150 million pension deficit.
Read by 38% of LPs

March 11, 2014

Dean: Smarter Approach to Gas Drilling

Pa. state Rep. Madeleine Dean discusses lifting a moratorium on natural gas drilling in Pa. State Parks and enacting a reasonable severance tax on drilling companies operating in Pennsylvania.
Read by 46% of LPs January 20, 2014

TriState Capital Acquires Chartwell Investment Partners LP for $60 Million

Pittsburgh-based bank TriState Capital Holdings said it will acquire Berwyn, Pa.-based investment management firm Chartwell Investment Partners LP for about $60 million.Pittsburgh-based bank TriState ...
Read by 62% of LPs January 20, 2014

The Pittsburg-based Endowments, which Include The Heinz Corporation, are Increasing Drilling Research

PITTSBURGH - The Heinz Endowments are continuing to strongly support research and advocacy relating to environmental and health impacts of natural gas hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, in spite of si...
Read by 77% of LPs October 09, 2013

PennPSERS makes more than $1 billion in new commitments, investments

Pennsylvania Public School Employees' Retirement System, Harrisburg, made more than $1 billion in new commitments and investments....
Read by 32% of LPs August 14, 2013

PSERS Commits $150 to Galton Mortgage Recovery Fund III

At the August Finance Committee meeting, staff and Aksia will recommend PSERS invest up to $150 million in the Galton Onshore Mortgage Recovery Fund II, L.P...
Read by 66% of LPs